Building a Virtual Cyber Security Lab Part 3 – The Security Onion

In this part of the video series we will continue creating our virtualized lab training environment by installing the Security Onion network security monitoring VM. Securtiy Onion will provide the ability to monitor the lab for security threats and attacks; i.e. the “Detect” aspect. The detect function is critical for an analyst to know, and serves as the foundation to build upon.

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So you want to be a Cyber Security Analyst…

Welcome

Welcome to our humble digital abode! This site is all about cyber security and the tools needed to make it happen so if you are or want to be a cyber security analyst this is a good resource. Cyber security has different meanings depending on who you are talking too, here we will be covering it from a technical practitioner perspective and not as much from the management perspective. With that said, we will try to categorize content into the following five categories:

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